This Novostitch Suture Passer retracts the jaw creating a low profile to avail the knee. It helps in extending lower jaw and keeps slides under the meniscus allowing accurate stitch placement. The needle passes the stitch from lower jaw to upper jaw. The suture passer enables physicians to create simple or complex suture patterns with design for no penetration of capsule. The device is used for passing the stitch through soft tissue in orthopaedic surgery.